The End is the Beginning, Indonesia: GG_Indo_28

A woman holds up the skull of her relative in KlungKlung, a village in Bali. In this area, relatives are all buried in a graveyard, and then every three to five years, there is a ceremony where their bodies are exhumed, the bones are washed, then cremated, and then the remains are thrown to the sea. The mood was festive as hundreds of people fathered for the ceremony.

A woman holds up the skull of her relative in KlungKlung, a village in Bali. In this area, relatives are all buried in a graveyard, and then every three to five years, there is a ceremony where their bodies are exhumed, the bones are washed, then cremated, and then the remains are thrown to the sea. The mood was festive as hundreds of people fathered for the ceremony.